We spent last weekend in NH with a pile of cousins.  Such a good time!  Wish we could see this crew more often. (If you look closely you'll see Kale's missing tooth, his first!)

Homeschool Thursday “Share Chair”

Kale worked all last week on a gift for his cousins Sophie (3) and baby Kendall (7 months) who we hadn't seen since September. Its a "share chair" (he named it himself) wide enough for the two sisters to sit on together.  When he emailed to ask their favorite colors Sophie said "purple" and she... Continue Reading →


This weekend is the spring equinox and I think its truly here on time this year.  I heard the first wood frogs chirping their funny little quacks on a misty morning run early Tuesday.  All of our neighbors are pulling their taps and boiling off the last of this season's syrup.  At my sister's farm... Continue Reading →

Homeschool Thursday

Last week we had a group of Kale's buddies over for the afternoon.  It was the first of this stretch of real spring-like weather we're having, and the stream in the yard was flowing.  The 4 boys, and Juni, busted into the craft drawer and made boats!  Everyone started with cardboard and duct tape, but... Continue Reading →

Homeschool Thursday

Juniper and Kale showed their animal projects at a library event last Monday.  They researched an animal for a "zoo", learned about the animals' habitat, part in the food chain, interesting facts, classification and more.  It was a good learning experience for all of us.  Juniper learned that its easier to spread out a research... Continue Reading →

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